When Santa came to Blarney

Santa came to Blarney on Sunday night for the switching on of the Christmas lights in the village and I was there to take a few photos. As also seen on the Muskerry News page. Some dragging of the shutter may be involved. I love that effect! * Dragging the shutter means to use a long shutter speed and a flash. The long exposure means you get more light from the dark background and lights. The flash illuminates the foreground. I usually set the exposure to -1 or -2 at f/8 so the exposure wasn’t too long. Aperture ƒ/8 Camera Canon EOS 6D Focal length 28mm ISO 400 Shutter speed… Read More

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